Marc Rand is the loan director at Marin Community Foundation where he has invested more than $25mm to Marin-based nonprofits. Mr. Rand is currently the board chair for Opportunity Fund, a CDFI based in San Jose, CA. He has also served as the Co-Chair of Northern California Grantmaker’s Emergency Loan Fund; Co-Chair of the Marin Workforce Housing Trust Fund Program and Lending Committee; a Board Member for the Marin Workforce Housing Trust Fund; a steering committee member of Marin’s Housing Council; and a steering committee member of Marin’s 10-Year Homelessness Initiative.
Prior to arriving at the Foundation nearly three years ago, Mr. Rand worked in Romania with the Peace Corps. While serving two years in Timisoara, Mr. Rand was the project manager for a USAID funded program that developed five credit unions. Mr. Rand began working in finance with First Union in Philadelphia where he was a financial analyst for five years in the International Corporate Division concentrating on UK, Dutch, Japanese and Thai large corporations. Mr. Rand earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature from the University of Delaware.